All The Money In The World

ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother Gail to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son’s captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son’s life in the balance, Gail and Getty’s advisor become unlikely allies in the race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money.

Starring:  Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg, Romain Duris, Charlie Plummer, Timothy Hutton

Runtime:  2 hrs. 12 mins.

Rating:  14A

Genre:  Biography/Crime/Drama/Mystery/Thriller


Saturday, January 20 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, January 23 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, January 24 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, January 25 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.


Pricing:  Adult $11.50, Senior $9.00



The Greatest Showman

Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

Starring:  Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Paul Sparks

Runtime:  2 hrs. 19 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Biography/Drama/Musical/Romance


Saturday, January 27 @ 7:30 p.m. only

Tuesday, January 30 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 1 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.


Pricing:  Adult $11.50,  Senior $9.00

Throwback Movie Monday – January

Admission: $2.00  Time: 7:30 p.m.

City Slickers

On the verge of turning 40, an unhappy Manhattan yuppie is roped into joining his two friends on a cattle drive in the southwest.

Starring: Billy Crystal, Daniel Stern, Bruno Kirby

Runtime:  1 hr. 54 mins

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Comedy/Drama

Showing:  Monday, January 29 @ 7:30 p.m.

Throwback Movie Monday – February

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.

When Harry Met Sally

Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.

Starring:  Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan

Runtime:  1 hr. 36 mins.

Rating:  AA

Genre:  Comedy/Drama/Romance

Showing:  Monday, February 12 @ 7:30 p.m.


Heaven Can Wait

A Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally taken away from his body by an overanxious angel before he was meant to die, returns to life in the body of a recently murdered millionaire.

Starring:  Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, James Mason

Runtime:  1 hr. 41 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Comedy/Fantasy/Romance/Sport

Showing:  Monday, February 26 @ 7:30 p.m.

Throwback Movie Monday – March

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.

The Breakfast Club

Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.

Starring:  Emilio Estevez, Anthony Michael Hall, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheady

Runtime: 1 hr. 37 mins.

Rating:  AA

Genre:  Drama/Comedy

Showing:  Monday, March 5 @ 7:30 p.m.

big chill

The Big Chill

A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a South Carolina winter house after the funeral of one of their friends.

Starring:  Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilley, Jobeth Williams

Runtime:  1 hr. 45 mins.

Rating:  18A

Genre:  Drama/Comedy

Showng:  Monday, March 19 @ 7:30 p.m.

Throwback Movie Monday – April

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.
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Singin’ In The Rain

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

Starring:  Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds

Runtime:  1 hr. 43 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Romance/Musical

Showing:  Monday, April 9 @ 7:30 p.m.

All That Jazz

Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer.

Starring:  Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Leland Palmer, Ann Reinking

Runtime:  2 hrs. 3 mins.

Rating:  18A

Genre:  Drama/Comedy/Music/Musical

Showing:  Monday, April 23 @ 7:30 p.m.

Throwback Movie Monday – May

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.
french connection

The French Connection

A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.

Starring:  Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

Runtime:  1 hr. 44 mins

Rating:  18A

Genre:  Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller

Showing:  Monday, May 7 @ 7:30 p.m.

great escape

The Great Escape

Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.

Starring:  Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough

Runtime:  2 hrs. 53 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Adventure/Drama/History/Thriller/War

Showing:  Monday, May 14 @ 7:30 p.m.

The Empire Theatre is the home of the Quinte Film Alternative. 

QFA films run every second Wednesday. All screenings are at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Matinee’s are $9.00 and Evenings are $11.00, general admission. Student tickets are $5.50. Please visit for more information and membership details.

Upcoming Films:

Wed. January 17 – Bombshell, the Hedy Lamarr Story

Wed. January 31 – Lucky

Wed. February 14 – Viceroy’s House

Wed. February 28  -The Divine Order